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Car Events in Los Angeles and Surrounding Areas

Looking for exciting motor madness events in Los Angeles and surrounding areas in October? It’s the perfect time and weather to relax, kick back and do what you love doing. Los Angeles is one of the leading cities for car shows, car enthusiasts, and all-around love for the industry. Grab some friends or treat the family to a good ol’ getaway.

Due to COVID-19, please be sure to check with your destination of choice and make sure the event is still happening. Also, be sure to read any event’s mask regulations. Events are subject to change.

Classic Chevys of Southern California 38th Annual Charity Car Show 2020

October 4

7 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Rancho San Antonio

21000 Plummer Street

Chatsworth, CA

Join us on Sunday, October 4th for the 38th Annual Classic Chevys of Southern California Car Show, presented by Rydell Chevrolet of Northridge. The show attracts classic cars from all over SoCal to Rancho San Antonio in Chatsworth, Ca. 300+ hot rods, classic, customs, muscle cars, and more will be displayed at the beautiful RSA campus. The show is the Classic Chevys’ annual fundraiser for Rancho San Antonio, and proceeds from the event benefit the campus. Read more.

Filipinos For Trump Car Rally

October 4

9 a.m. – 11 a.m.


1561 East Amar Road

West Covina, CA

Filipinos for Trump is ready to make some noise nationwide. This is the Los Angeles event where we will do a car rally around West Covina to show our support for our great president. Festivities begin the day before for decorating in various Filipino zones of Los Angeles. On Saturday, between 4 to 7 p.m., several cities will host decoration parties so you can meet like-minded Fil-Am conservatives for decorations. Read more.

Introduction to Automotive Photography at the Petersen Museum with Joe and Mirta

October 10

11 a.m – 3 p.m.

Petersen Automotive Museum

6060 Wilshire Boulevard

Los Angeles, CA

In this 4-hour hands-on workshop, Joe and Mirta Barnet will teach you how to create great images of cars with a lecture and a hands-on car shoot! Read more.

Cars in the Canyon

October 10

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Oak Canyon Park

5305 Santiago Canyon Rd

Silverado, CA

Cars in the Canyon is a judged event where all cars are welcome. This year’s feature is the movie cars from Ford v Ferrari. We are proud to partner with Liqui Moly to present Cars in the Canyon. This will be the car event of the year. This year’s event will feature the Movie Cars from Ford v Ferrari. This is your chance to see and be apart of automotive and cinema history. This show is open to all makes and models and we encourage you to sign your car up. Race cars are welcome. We will have trailer parking available. There will be a non-perishable food collection benefiting the OC Food Bank, so make sure to bring some to donate! Read more.

Cars ‘N Copters on The Coast

October 11

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Huntington Beach City Beach 

21351 Pacific Coast Highway

Huntington Beach, CA

The Cars ‘N Copters on the Coast Event features unique hypercars, exotic cars, helicopters, vendors, food, music, and more!  Read more.

October Breakfast Club Cruise-In

October 25

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Petersen Automotive Museum

6060 Wilshire Boulevard

Los Angeles, CA

Immersed in the heart of Los Angeles’ Miracle Mile, extraordinary cars will be gathered at the Petersen Automotive Museum for our monthly Breakfast Club Cruise-In. Join us for a morning of cars, conversation, and social distancing.  Read more.

Halloween Drive-in Cinema

October 29

7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Gardena Cinema

14948 Crenshaw Boulevard

Gardena, CA

Join in on the old time fun for the L.A. Arts Society Drive-In Cinema, presenting John Carpenter’s original 1978 horror classic, HALLOWEEN!  Read more.

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